At Tampa General, our Center for Lung Cancer is a nationally recognized program that specializes in the surgical treatment of pulmonary and lung diseases. We frequently diagnose and treat high volumes of the most complex and advanced cases of lung cancer, providing optimal results for our patients in the direst of circumstances.

It’s rare for a cancer treatment team to be as highly integrated as ours is at Tampa General. The team, which includes pulmonologists, radiation oncologists, surgeons and other specialists, takes a collaborative approach to treatment.

We are fully invested in advocating for our patients and our range of expertise allows us to quickly identify problems and solve them instantaneously, from pre-op to post-op. Our focus is on creating individualized treatment plans that help lung cancer patients maintain their quality of life and provide the highest likelihood for a positive outcome.

As an innovative academic medical center, we promote the use of technologically advanced minimally invasive procedures whenever possible. Our team is highly experienced with robotic procedures, which allow shorter hospital stays and improve outcomes.


Tampa General Hospital has earned “high performing” designation for cancer care by U.S. News & World Report for 2021-2022, meaning we are ranked among the top 10% of U.S. hospitals in addition to being among Florida’s best.

Additionally, TGH has been recognized as a “high performing” hospital in pulmonology & lung surgery for 2021-2022.